MIT's leading database researcher Michael Stonebraker talks about receiving the Alan Turing Award and the future of databases.
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With the Geode debut, Pivotal is reiterating promises it made in February to open source certain core components of its big data portfolio.
Microsoft's AzureDB NoSQL database service and a related new open-source data-migration tool, are generally available.
The work that Riak company Basho has put into the NoSQL database's write speeds appears to have paid off with its 2.1 iteration.
Apple has snapped up a small database company that specialises in high-availability distributed environments.
When the NoSQL Couchbase database is updated this summer, firms will be getting a new scaling technology, designed to cut costs and network bandwidth.
Uber said it is notifying impacted drivers now, but it hasn't seen the compromised data actually misused yet.
Want to run your Oracle DBMS on your OpenStack private cloud? Tesora has the technology you need.
The prize in DataStax's acquisition of open-source firm Aurelius is not the Titan database but rather engineering expertise, which will be used in developing a new graph database.
Big data isn't about size, it's about scale - and that might be bigger than your business.
Microsoft smart lamp proof-of-concept detects a phone sat on your desk and recharges it by directing a beam onto solar panels.
Amid a spate of recent database investment, Neo Technology, the company behind the leading Neo4j graph database, has unveiled its own multimillion injection.
FoundationDB wants developers to stop reaching for a traditional RDBMS as the answer to every data management problem.
As an alternative to relational technology, NoSQL database deployments could well be entering a new phase next year, according to Bob Wiederhold, CEO of open-source NoSQL firm Couchbase.
SQL databases with in-memory column stores, NoSQL with query languages; it looks like the two schools of database design have begun to merge.
With general availability of the next version of MongoDB looming as early as next month, CTO Eliot Horowitz believes it represents an important step for the open-source database.
Created out of the technology from two Apache projects, Splice Machine's real-time relational database is now available with a number of extra features.
At the Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this week, AWS announced several important services. But most important is Amazon Aurora, a new high-performance database engine.
Relational databases are enterprise staples as customers continue to pay up for Oracle and proprietary software. AWS launches Aurora to offer proprietary features at open source prices.
A new MySQL foreign data wrapper for Postgres is designed to help firms combine and query data from their databases.
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